Software Engineer

Metro Detroit
X by 2 is a team of software architecture specialists, bilingual in business and technology, who set the standard for architecture excellence in the insurance and healthcare industries. Careers with X by 2 offer rapid growth, constant learning, and the immediate chance to make an impact. From day one at X by 2, you'll be working side-by-side with our senior architects, contributing to high-impact projects and meeting with our clients face-to-face. It’s a true meritocracy – fueled by a diversity of backgrounds, cultures, and experiences.


    • Get involved in all phases of a project from discovery and planning through implementation and delivery
    • Participate in architecture definition, product selection, and application design
    • Design and develop core business applications for insurance, healthcare and other industries
    • Wear many hats and gain experience with tools, technologies and platforms across many technology stacks
    • Work closely with Senior Developers and Architects
    • Learn new things, and grow rapidly from constant exposure to innovative ideas, concepts, and patterns


    • Design, and develop business applications and integration solutions using a wide variety of technology such as Java/J2EE, .NET, and Javascript
    • Degree in Computer Science (or equivalent) is required
    • Knowledge of design patterns and the ability to apply them
    • Strong problem solving skills
    • Ability to conceptualize and articulate ideas clearly and concisely
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Willingness to travel on an occasional basis, as local and possibly out-of-state travel is required
    • At this time we do NOT sponsor H1B or provide H1B transfers

Our Philosophies

    • Agile approach – emphasis on good people, continuous delivery of value, close collaboration with clients
    • Learning and reuse by leveraging patterns and frameworks
    • Deliver results by playing key leadership roles on capable teams focused on full life-cycle from discovery and planning through implementation and launch
    • No technology bias and no affiliations with vendors – we use the technologies and approaches that make sense for our clients
    • Constant learning – adding modern technologies, frameworks, tools and products to our tool belt

Work Environment and Culture

    • Be surrounded by smart talented people with shared values of continually challenging, investing in, and stretching themselves to new levels
    • Collaborate with seasoned architects to solve problems and to challenge assumptions
    • Work in small teams with opportunities for rapid growth and accelerated responsibilities driven purely by individual performance
    • Open environment, flat organization, flexibility, and no hierarchical structures
    • Everyone has a voice and is always encouraged to engage in shaping the company by sharing their interests, ideas, and feedback

Benefits and Perks

    • Health, Vision, Dental, Life, Disability
    • 401(k) with employer match
    • Annual reviews, raises, and promotions 
    • Programs: Professional Development, Health and Wellness, Professional Dress Allowance
    • Discretionary Points and Travel Points redeemable for cash or additional time off
    • Company sponsored social events for employees and families
    • Work-Life Balance: flexible hours, vacation days, sick days, personal days, holidays